Drug interactions are reported among people who take Metformin and Glucosamine together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Metformin and Glucosamine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 311 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 174,670 users)
Glucosamine has active ingredients of glucosamine. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Glucosamine 3,862 users)
On Sep, 16, 2016
311 people who take Metformin, Glucosamine are studied.
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I am a healthy 56 year old. Taking Meloxicam. Continue to have hip pain and stiff fingers in morning, some wrist pain from overuse of keyboard. Considering Glucosamine 1500mg. Wondering about interaction, if any.
On eHealthMe, Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. Glucosamine (glucosamine) is often used to treat arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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